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CLBK

Columbia Financial NasdaqGS:CLBK Stock Report

Last Price

US$20.80

Market Cap

US$2.3b

7D

2.5%

1Y

17.1%

Updated

28 May, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
CLBK fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation0/6
Future Growth1/6
Past Performance4/6
Financial Health6/6
Dividends0/6

CLBK Stock Overview

Columbia Financial, Inc., a bank holding company, provides financial services to businesses and consumers in the United States.

Columbia Financial Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Columbia Financial
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$20.80
52 Week HighUS$22.71
52 Week LowUS$16.34
Beta0.42
1 Month Change6.45%
3 Month Change-3.48%
1 Year Change17.05%
3 Year Change36.22%
5 Year Changen/a
Change since IPO34.89%

Recent News & Updates

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Shareholder Returns

CLBKUS MortgageUS Market
7D2.5%5.0%6.2%
1Y17.1%-29.6%-11.4%

Return vs Industry: CLBK exceeded the US Mortgage industry which returned -29.5% over the past year.

Return vs Market: CLBK exceeded the US Market which returned -10.2% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is CLBK's price volatile compared to industry and market?
CLBK volatility
CLBK Average Weekly Movement3.7%
Mortgage Industry Average Movement3.9%
Market Average Movement7.8%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market17.0%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market2.8%

Stable Share Price: CLBK is less volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.

Volatility Over Time: CLBK's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
1927680Tom Kemlyhttps://www.columbiabankonline.com

Columbia Financial, Inc., a bank holding company, provides financial services to businesses and consumers in the United States. The company offers non-interest-bearing demand deposits, such as individual and commercial checking accounts; interest bearing demand accounts comprising interest earning checking accounts and municipal accounts; and savings and club accounts, money market accounts, and certificates of deposit. It also provides loans, including multifamily and commercial real estate loans, commercial business loans, one-to-four family residential loans, construction loans, home equity loans and advances, and other consumer loans that include automobiles and personal loans, as well as unsecured and overdraft lines of credit.

Columbia Financial Fundamentals Summary

How do Columbia Financial's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
CLBK fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$2.33b
Earnings (TTM)US$91.41m
Revenue (TTM)US$283.61m

25.5x

P/E Ratio

2.3x

P/B Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
CLBK income statement (TTM)
RevenueUS$283.61m
Cost of RevenueUS$0
Gross ProfitUS$283.61m
Other ExpensesUS$192.20m
EarningsUS$91.41m

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 31, 2022

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)0.82
Gross Margin100.00%
Net Profit Margin32.23%
Debt/Equity Ratio42.6%

How did CLBK perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Valuation

Is Columbia Financial undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score

0/6

Valuation Score 0/6

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PE vs Industry

  • PE vs Market

  • PEG Ratio

  • PB vs Industry


25.51x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: CLBK ($20.8) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($9.21)

Significantly Below Fair Value: CLBK is trading above our estimate of fair value.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: CLBK is poor value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (25.5x) compared to the US Mortgage industry average (12x).

PE vs Market: CLBK is poor value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (25.5x) compared to the US market (15.6x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: CLBK is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (12.4x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: CLBK is overvalued based on its Price-To-Book Ratio (2.3x) compared to the US Mortgage industry average (1x).


Future Growth

How is Columbia Financial forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?

Future Growth Score

1/6

Future Growth Score 1/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


2.1%

Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: CLBK's forecast earnings growth (2.1% per year) is above the savings rate (1.9%).

Earnings vs Market: CLBK's earnings (2.1% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (13.2% per year).

High Growth Earnings: CLBK's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.

Revenue vs Market: CLBK's revenue (0.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (8.1% per year).

High Growth Revenue: CLBK's revenue (0.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if CLBK's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time


Past Performance

How has Columbia Financial performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score

4/6

Past Performance Score 4/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


35.8%

Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: CLBK has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: CLBK's current net profit margins (32.2%) are higher than last year (28.4%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: CLBK's earnings have grown significantly by 35.8% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: CLBK's earnings growth over the past year (27.2%) is below its 5-year average (35.8% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: CLBK earnings growth over the past year (27.2%) exceeded the Mortgage industry 7.1%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: CLBK's Return on Equity (8.9%) is considered low.


Financial Health

How is Columbia Financial's financial position? (This company is analysed differently as a bank or financial institution)

Financial Health Score

6/6

Financial Health Score 6/6

  • Asset Level

  • Allowance for Bad Loans

  • Low Risk Liabilities

  • Loan Level

  • Low Risk Deposits

  • Level of Bad Loans

Financial Position Analysis


Debt to Equity History and Analysis


Balance Sheet


Financial Institutions Analysis

Asset Level: CLBK's Assets to Equity ratio (8.9x) is low.

Allowance for Bad Loans: CLBK has a sufficient allowance for bad loans (1025%).

Low Risk Liabilities: 93% of CLBK's liabilities are made up of primarily low risk sources of funding.

Loan Level: CLBK has an appropriate level of Loans to Assets ratio (70%).

Low Risk Deposits: CLBK's Loans to Deposits ratio (85%) is appropriate.

Level of Bad Loans: CLBK has an appropriate level of bad loans (0.1%).


Dividend

What is Columbia Financial current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score

0/6

Dividend Score 0/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate CLBK's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate CLBK's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if CLBK's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if CLBK's dividend payments have been increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of CLBK's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.


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Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

2.8yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Tom Kemly (63 yo)

11.33yrs

Tenure

US$2,131,936

Compensation

Mr. Thomas J. Kemly, also Known as Tom, has been Chief Executive Officer and President of Columbia Financial, Inc. since 2011 and its Director since 2006. Mr. Kemly serves as Director of Federal Home Loan...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Tom's total compensation ($USD2.13M) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD5.29M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Tom's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: CLBK's management team is considered experienced (2.8 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: CLBK's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 16.3 years average tenure).


Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: CLBK insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 2.8%.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Columbia Financial, Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Columbia Financial, Inc.
  • Ticker: CLBK
  • Exchange: NasdaqGS
  • Founded: 1927
  • Industry: Thrifts and Mortgage Finance
  • Sector: Banks
  • Implied Market Cap: US$2.332b
  • Shares outstanding: 112.10m
  • Website: https://www.columbiabankonline.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Columbia Financial, Inc.
  • 19-01 Route 208 North
  • Fair Lawn
  • New Jersey
  • 7410
  • United States

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/05/28 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/05/27 00:00
Earnings2022/03/31
Annual Earnings2021/12/31


Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.